Set in the splendid natural oasis of the Conca River, an area of outstanding environmental and natural beauty, Riviera Golf has been redesigned by the famous architects Luigi Rota Caremoli and Graham Cook, based on a project that retains the favourable natural characteristics of the course.With its gentle climbs and descents, the coursewill satisfy the most diversified target of golfing enthusiasts. Itoffersan extremely varied playing area – with large water features and long American-inspired fairways – and also boasts a practice course, 9 executive holes, a putting green and a pitch and bunker green. At the Riviera it is also possible to play tennis, relax around the magnificent, 82-metre Noto stone pool and even play footgolf, a sport that originated in the Netherlands in 2009 and the is a “hybrid” sport that mixes golf and football.
TECHNICAL DATA: two 18-hole putting greens, par 70, 6061 metres + 9 executive pitch & putt holes, a pitching and chipping green, a driving range with grass and artificial grass.
FACILITIES: a superior category resort with 32 unique and very different suites designed by 14 internationally-renowned architects; Riviera Wellness Restaurant, the first restaurant and wellness centre that focuses on cuisine designed to ensure guests “feel good with taste”; Riviera Beauty & Spa, a complete wellness centre designed to offer numerous diversified treatments; 82-metre Noto stone pool with overhead bridge; areas for teambuilding and a meeting room fitted with all the best and most practical equipment; gym with cardio-fitness equipment; tennis and beach volleyball courts; opportunity to play footgolf.
SEASON: open all year, closed on Mondays during the winter.
HOW TO GET THERE: leave the A14 motorway at Cattolica exit and head towards San Giovanni in Marignano. At the third roundabout, follow signs for the golf club that is just a few minutes drive away. GPS coordinates: 43.9497°N - 12.6913°E
NEARBY PLACES: Rimini airport (15 km), Riccione (8 km), Rimini (15 km), San Marino (20 km), Forlì airport (60 km), Bologna airport (130 km), Ancona airport (100 km).
NOT TO BE MISSED: The club is just 5 minutes from the most beautiful beaches of the Adriatic Riviera. Guests can shop in Viale Ceccarini and visit the theme parks of Oltremare and Aquafan in Riccione, Monte San Bartolo Nature Park, Regina Museum and Le Navi Aquarium in Cattolica and the Roman ruins, Malatesta Temple, designed by Alberti, and Municipal Museum in the old town centre of Rimini. And in San Giovanni in Marignano, the ancient borough known as the “granary of the Malatesta”, why not take time out to visit the Gilmar, Max Mara, Fuzzi, Diffusione Tessile, Stephanel, Moschino, Jean Paul Gaultier, Custo Barcelona and San Marino Factory outlet stores. Meanwhile, in the nearby hills you’ll find the splendid mediaeval villages of Montegridolfo, Mondaino, Saludecio, Montescudo and Montefiore, the castles of Gradara and Urbino and the ancient Republic of San Marino. Finally, in nearby Misano Adriatico it is possible to race on real circuit and take safe driving and sports driving courses, even on a racing car, at Misano World Circuit, which each year hosts a Moto GP world championship race.
Via Conca Nuova 1236
47842 San Giovanni in Marignano - Rimini - Italy
Tel.: +39.0541-955099 / 956499
Web site: www.rivieragolf.it